Escrow Manager, Austin-Texas

Remote Title Insurance Full-time

Blend helps lenders maximize their digital agility. Our digital lending platform is used by Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, and other leading financial institutions to increase customer acquisition, improve productivity, and accelerate the delivery of any banking product across every channel. We process more than $3 billion in mortgages and consumer loans daily, helping millions of consumers get into homes and gain access to the capital they need to lead better lives.

Blend Title Insurance Agency is seeking a TX Manager to oversee StateOperations and support all facets of the Texas title and settlement environment. Our ideal candidate has knowledge and confidence to efficiently serve in an oversight capacity and work with other Managers to grow and scale the operations. This is a challenging, fast-paced, and rewarding position at the nerve center of a dynamic, scaling Title Agency.

How you'll contribute:

  • Hire, manage and mentor the staff, fostering their growth through development planning, performance management, and real-time feedback and coaching and delegate appropriate duties to supporting staff
  • Organize and motivate your direct reports
  • Represent the regional escrow department’s interests on internal calls and initiatives
  • Manage all functions of the closing unit
  • Follow company standards and practices when processing transactions, as well as applicable state laws and guidelines
  • Create and implement plans to meet product objectives, develop volume projections to manage the current capacity and hiring plans
  • Ensure the team has a prime focus on attention to detail and quality
  • Develop and implement processes and track progress over time

Who you are:

  • 5+ years experience in Title
  • Licensed Escrow Officer in TX and TX Notary Commission
  • Understands State escrow standards, title clearance, real estate regulations and guidelines, and document preparation
  • Comprehends pay off per diems, tax prorations, interest, and the like
  • Understands lender documents and recordings
  • Confidence in reviewing title orders to determine conditions of title and considering effect of liens and encumbrances
  • Attentive to details and has the ability adapt to new, different, or changing requirements
  • Critical thinker, you use a logical thought process to analyze and draw conclusions
  • Prioritizes the customer and driven to fulfill their needs
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work and seeks out new work challenges
  • Plan and prioritizes work to manage time effectively and accomplish assigned tasks while working effectively with others

Benefits and Perks

  • Meaningful equity and a 401(k) plan
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Sponsored gym memberships, ClassPass credits, or wellness stipend.
  • Lunch, dinner, snacks, and Pizza Fridays
  • On-site meditation, yoga, and massages
  • Flexible work schedule, with open vacation policy
  • 4 months of paid parental or personal leave
  • Convenient location, with parking programs, and flexible commuter options

Blend is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, inclusion and belonging. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable law, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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